Alumni News & Events

The NTCI Foundation organizes a number of small events each year in addition to the major reunions:

Remembrance Day Assembly At North Toronto

On November 10, North Toronto held a very meaningful and moving Remembrance Day service. The assembly began with a video featuring Terry Kelly’s “A Pittance of Time,” a song  that revolves around the two minutes of silence we hold for war veterans on November 11. This was followed by an entry parade of NTCI veterans … Continue reading Remembrance Day Assembly At North Toronto

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Diana Bishop (’71)

After a highly successful career in Canadian media and now heading up The Success Story Program, a personal branding business, NT alumna Diana Bishop has published her memoir, Living Up to a Legend: My Adventures with Billy Bishop’s Ghost. As the grand-daughter of WWI flying ace Billy Bishop and the great-great-granddaughter of Timothy Eaton, Diana … Continue reading Diana Bishop (’71)

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Gordon Stanley Davies  (’53) (1933-2017)

Born in 1933, Gordon lived a rich and full life. He attended North Toronto in the glory days of Jack Dow and played violin in the school’s fledgling music program, although science ultimately proved to be his passion. After completing his PhD in marine biology at the University of California, he returned to Canada and … Continue reading Gordon Stanley Davies  (’53) (1933-2017)

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Alumni Are Always Welcome

At the end of the 2016–2017 school year, two alumnae from the class of ’63, Virginia Gibb and Marilyn Kidd, came back to visit their alma mater. They were pleased to see that their names were still displayed as Ontario Scholars in the hallway. In a letter of thanks, Marilyn remarked, “It was wonderful to … Continue reading Alumni Are Always Welcome

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Nancy Steinhauer (’88) Pushing the Limits

When educator Nancy Steinhauer (’88) reconnected with a fellow NT alumna, editor Martha Kanya-Forstner (’87), who knew that the result would be an exciting new book? Pushing the Limits: How Schools Can Prepare Our Children Today for the Challenges of Topmorrow was co-authored by Nancy and lawyer and educational researcher Kelly Gallagher-Mackay (who attended NT … Continue reading Nancy Steinhauer (’88) Pushing the Limits

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NTCI Music Department & Foundation at Elvino Sauro Celebration

On September 30th, a celebration was held at the Toronto Skating, Curling and Cricket Club to remember the life of Elvino Sauro, who graduated from North Toronto Collegiate in 1952. Ron Wakelin, chair of the NT Foundation, spoke of Elvino’s involvement and the love he held for his high school. North Toronto was such an … Continue reading NTCI Music Department & Foundation at Elvino Sauro Celebration

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NT’s Dragon’s Den – October 2017

Last week the Foundation hosted our Semi-Annual Dragon’s Den, where students ask for funding for their various clubs. The Foundation gave out a total of $3500.00 to a variety of clubs. As usual, the Foundation was happy to support Grafitti, the student newspaper – a long-established publication at the school. The Foundation also saw the … Continue reading NT’s Dragon’s Den – October 2017

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2017 Commencement Award Recipients

At this year’s Commencement on October 6th, the Foundation was pleased to present the following awards: Betty Bealey Laureateship in English: Cassidy Bereskin Hal Brown “Triple A” Award: Jocelyn Rough         Kerr Trophy for Young Women: Katherine Aw Sifton Trophy for Young Men: Jake Ballantyne R.R.H. (Bud) Page Valedictory Award: Jake Ballantyne Senator … Continue reading 2017 Commencement Award Recipients

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Homecoming Concert – First in Every Way!

HOMECOMING CONCERT – FIRST IN EVERY WAY! For those of you who were able to attend the inaugural Homecoming Concert on October 14th, you know just how lucky you were to be there. Alumni and guests were treated to an intimate concert with Jim Cuddy (’74) and The Skydiggers, including Andy Maize (’78) and Josh … Continue reading Homecoming Concert – First in Every Way!

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Jeffrey “Jeff” Turnbull (’70)

Over the years, NT Alumnus Dr. Jeff Turnbull has been in the news on a number of occasions. The highly respected doctor spent nine years as part of the faculty at the University of Western Ontario, where he also chaired the Division of Internal Medicine and served as deputy chief of the Department of Medicine. … Continue reading Jeffrey “Jeff” Turnbull (’70)

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